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MARCH 2015 IS GENEALOGY MONTH AT BH&PS!!
March 7, 14, 21, 28 and April 4
The BH&PS is very excited about offering a 5-week genealogy program at the Society to be held on Saturdays from 9 to 12 noon.
$20 for all 5 sessions
Please register as there is limited seating!
We also want to be sure we have enough handout packets for all sessions.
Reserve your space by sending an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
and pay at the door of the first session.
Reserve your space by sending a check for $20 made out to BHPS Genealogy
and mail to BHPS Genealogy, PO Box 356, Bristol, RI 02809
Please be sure to include your name, email address and telephone number AND your level of genealogical research: Beginners and advanced researchers are all welcome!
All sessions to be held at Society Headquarters, 48 Court Street, Bristol, RI,
with plenty of parking in Town parking lot across the street.
Internet access available for laptop connection.
March 7, 14 and 21: Genealogy 101
for beginners and also for more advanced researchers
Instructor: Lynda Rego
Powerpoint presentation and plenty of opportunity to ask questions.
March 28: Bristol 101
for all who are doing research in Bristol and/or who want to know about the available genealogical resources in Town - at the Society,
at the Town Hall Vaults, at Rogers Free Library and
at Roger Williams University
Instructor: Rei Battcher
April 4: Brick Wall Session
with various experts available.
Bring your laptops and your "brick walls" to the Society for one on one assistance.
Experts: Lynda Rego and Rei Battcher and others will be on hand to guide you.
The BH&PS will also be forming a "Genealogy Club" to meet regularly at the Society and to do group visits to various genealogical conferences, libraries and resources throughout New England.
Sign-up sheets will be at all sessions
or please email email@example.com
to be notified when more information is available.